comforter


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  • noun

Synonyms for comforter

commiserates with someone who has had misfortune

a person who reduces the intensity (e.g., of fears) and calms and pacifies

bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together

device used for an infant to suck or bite on

References in classic literature ?
said Mr Folair, unwinding his comforter, and gradually getting himself out of it.
And just as he is swallowing his last mouthful, winding his comforter round his throat, and tucking the ends into the breast of his coat, the horn sounds; boots looks in and says, "Tally-ho, sir;" and they hear the ring and the rattle of the four fast trotters and the town-made drag, as it dashes up to the Peacock.
She indeed veiled her grief and strove to act the comforter to us all.
Tom felt in an uncomfortable flutter as he took off his woollen comforter and other wrappings.
The little old gentleman was the active spirit of the place, the adjuster of all differences, the promoter of all merry-makings, the dispenser of his friend's bounty, and of no small charity of his own besides; the universal mediator, comforter, and friend.
So saying, he resumed his discontented walk through the apartment; and Rebecca, perceiving that her attempts at consolation only served to awaken new subjects of complaint, wisely desisted from her unavailing efforts a prudential line of conduct, and we recommend to all who set up for comforters and advisers, to follow it in the like circumstances.
Well," said Bartle, taking off his spectacles and putting them into his pocket, "if there must be women to make trouble in the world, it's but fair there should be women to be comforters under it; and she's one--she's one.
Or is it this: To be sick and dismiss comforters, and make friends of the deaf, who never hear thy requests?
In a word, in adversity she was the best of comforters, in good fortune the most troublesome of friends, having a perfectly good opinion of herself always and an indomitable resolution to have her own way.
The Covermade comforter is the first comforter of its kind designed to simplify bed making by keeping covers in place.
During the Comfort Crusade, The Company Store will donate $5 to the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer for every LaCrosse Comforter purchased from October 1 through October 31, 2014.
Start by crumbling half of The Comforter Bubble Bar under running water, to make enough bubbles for a long, comforting soak.
In first class, ANA will offer an ultra-lightweight comforter made with Teijin's NANOFRONT high-strength polyester nanofiber measuring just 700 nanometers in thickness.
A Mom's Choice Awards Gold Recipient, "A Remnant Surprise" is a heartwarming intergenerational story of tangible love expressed in comforter creation.
The levels start at a comforter with 525 fill power and a 250 thread-count cotton cover, and range up to the top level, which has 600 fill power and a 400 thread-count cotton cover.